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Teen pregnancies 'rise slightly'

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The number of teenage pregnancies in England and Wales has risen slightly, figures show.

The Office for National Statistics data showed there were 41.9 conceptions per 1,000 15 to 17 year olds in 2007 - up from 40.9 the year before.

James Westhead reports.

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